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BUG #: 364385 (SHILOH_BUGS)
SQL Server 2000 might produce an incorrect cardinality estimate for outer joins. For queries that involve an outer join, this incorrect cardinality estimation can lead to query plans that perform poorly.
Service pack information
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Microsoft SQL Server 2000. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
290211 How to obtain the latest SQL Server 2000 service pack
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